A sorcerer draws signs on the sand making charming young women. Director: Segundo de Chomón Writer: Segundo de Chomón Country: France Language: French Release Date: 1906 Also Known As: El brujo arabe (Spain) The Arabic Sorcere (English) Production Co: Pathé Frères Pathé Frères Film Catalogue no. 1446 Topics: Gen X, Segundo de Chomón, Fantasy, Hand-Coloured
The creation of tulips is a delicate and magical thing... Director: Segundo de Chomón Writer: Segundo de Chomón Cinematographer: Segundo de Chomón Country: France Language: French Release Date: 4 January 1908 (USA) 1907 (France) Production Companies: Pathé Frères Distributors: Pathé Frères (theatrical) (1907) (France) 1908 (USA) Sound Mix: Silent Color: Color (stencil tinted) Also Known As (AKA) Les tulipes France (original title) The Tulips USA Topics: Gen X, Segundo de Chomón, Fantasy, Hand-Coloured
A wizard sleeps at a table in his well-appointed sitting room. From a drawer in the table, a snake appears. The snake begins a series of transformations: he becomes a jester, a spider, and a woman. Each approaches the wizard as he sleeps. Each also works its magic on a glass vial on the wizard's table. Soon the vial has grown in size and is full of a bubbling liquid. The wizard wakes, the vial explodes. Who emerges victorious from the spells and dreams? Also Known As (AKA) Alchimiste... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Gen X, Georges Méliès, Short Film, Silent Film, Fantasy, Hand-Coloured
Jeanne d’Arc, 1900, 10m19s Star Film Catalogue Nos. 264-275 Director: Georges Méliès Writers: Georges Méliès (screenplay), Georges Méliès (story) Stars: Bleuette Bernon, Georges Méliès and Jeanne d'Alcy as Jeanne d'Arc Despite being made as early as 1900, Georges Méliès’ Joan of Arc was in fact the second adaptation of the legend: Georges Hatot’s The Execution of Joan of Arc (Execution de Jeanne d’Arc) was made in 1897. The title role was played by one Mademoiselle Calvière,... Topics: Gen X, Georges Méliès, Joan of Arc, History, Silent Film, Short, Drama, Hand-coloured
The Lunatics 1908 by Segundo de Chomón favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Public Domain, Gen X, Silent Movie, Short Film, Segundo de Chomón, Science Fiction, Fantasy, Stop...